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"check" it out
« on: August 13, 2008, 08:37:54 PM »

did this grip over the weekend for a fellah in California... promises to do some stress testing on some 10lbers with it for me...

i think i know what my next personal rod is gonna look like... why do i keep making the nice for ones for everyone else ???
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Re: "check" it out
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2008, 09:28:10 PM »

Love it!  Did you modify that new fuji grip, or is it stock?  It looks almost like you took some material off of it.
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Re: "check" it out
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2008, 09:42:51 PM »

no - thats just a stock fuji ACSM seat. same one that comes on the falcon cara and expert series rods.... i put them on all my rods and really like them. There are few easy mods to make both grooves go to the blank.... i like 'em as is though 8)
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Re: "check" it out
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2008, 10:36:32 PM »

Did you build the cork handles?  What is in there regular and burnt cork or what?
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Re: "check" it out
« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2008, 08:45:30 AM »

yeah. they are burl cork and burnt rings. the ends are rubberized cork for durability.
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